Credentials profiles deploy corporate certificates for user authentication to managed devices.

To deploy a credentials profile:

  1. Navigate to Devices > Profiles & Resources > Profiles > Add > Add Profile > Android .

  2. Select Container.
  3. Configure the profile's General settings.

    These settings determine how the profile deploys and who receives it. For more information on General settings, see Add General Profile Settings.

  4. Select the Credentials payload.

  5. Configure the Credentials settings:

    Setting Description
    Enable TIMA Keystore Stores all certificates sent to the Knox container in the TIMA Key Store, if enabled.
    Credential Source

    Enter the source of your credential.

    When you configure Credential Source, the remaining text boxes are source-dependent. If you select Upload, you must enter a Credential Name and upload a new certificate. If you select Defined Certificate Authority, you must choose a predefined Certificate Authority and Template. If you select User Certificate ,select an S/MIME certificate or S/MIME Encryption


    Credential Name Enter the name of the credential.
    Certificate Select the certificate used for authentication.
  1. Select Save & Publish.